In 1997, a group of influential conservatives, many of them with past government experiences, launched "The Project for the New American Century," through which they outlined proposals for US foreign policy. Today, many of its members hold high positions in the Bush administration, and many of its policy recommendations are in effect. We’ll learn more about the Project for the New American Century.


  • Michael Hirsh senior editor at Newsweek.
  • Bill Kristol editor of "The Weekly Standard" and "The Weekly Standard : A Reader: 1995-2005."

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